Hush 'N' Thunder

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Hush 'N' Thunder
Studio album by Yusef Lateef
Released 1972
Recorded May 8, 10, 11 & 18 and September 25 & 26, 1972
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 38:24
Label Atlantic
SD 1635
Producer Joel Dorn
Yusef Lateef chronology
The Gentle Giant
(1970-71)
Hush 'N' Thunder
(1972)
Part of the Search
(1973)

Hush 'N' Thunder is an album by multi-instrumentalist Yusef Lateef recorded in 1972 and released on the Atlantic label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars with the review by Thom Jurek stating, "This album showcases Dr. Lateef heading for new musical frontiers as an interpreter and arranger and a deeply lyrical series of meditations on rhythm and melody".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Yusef Lateef except as indicated

  1. "Come Sunday" (Duke Ellington) - 2:34
  2. "The Hump" (Kenny Barron) - 4:45
  3. "Opus Part I / Opus Part II" (Barron) - 8:02
  4. "This Old Building" (Rev. Cleophus Robinson) - 2:42
  5. "Prayer" (Barron) - 3:05
  6. "Sunset" (Barron) - 7:53
  7. "His Eye Is on the Sparrow" (Traditional) - 5:34
  8. "Destination Paradise" - 3:49
  • Recorded in New York City on May 8, 1972 (track 7), May 10, 1972 (track 4), May 11, 1972 (track 1), May 18, 1972 (track 8), September 25, 1972 (track 5) and September 26, 1972 (tracks 2, 3 & 6)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yusef Lateef discography accessed July 23, 2012
  2. ^ a b Jurek, T. Allmusic Review, accessed July 23, 2012